The Encyclopedia of Novels into Film / Edition 2

The Encyclopedia of Novels into Film / Edition 2

by John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh
     
 

Literature has long inspired filmmakers and screenwriters, who often labor to bring novelists' words, characters, and settings to the big screen. From such silent epics as Birth of a Nation to contemporary masterpieces such as The Lord of the Rings, the film industry has consistently looked to literature as its muse. The Encyclopedia of Novels into Film, Second… See more details below

Overview

Literature has long inspired filmmakers and screenwriters, who often labor to bring novelists' words, characters, and settings to the big screen. From such silent epics as Birth of a Nation to contemporary masterpieces such as The Lord of the Rings, the film industry has consistently looked to literature as its muse. The Encyclopedia of Novels into Film, Second Edition provides a comprehensive, in-depth look at more than 300 American and foreign novels and their film adaptations. Enhanced by more than 100 photographs and line art illustrations, entries have been revised and updated throughout, and more than 30 new articles have been added to highlight the most recent adaptations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816054497
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Series:
Facts on File Film Reference Library
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
11.10(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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